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Name:
Quietly Saving
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
Frugality/Saving, Investing
Start Year:
2014

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Net worth:
Location:
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Age:
40s
Race:
Asian
Gender:
Female
Life stage:
SINK (Single Income, No Kids)
Profession:
Contracts Specialist
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Latest Blog Posts

I’m back from a fabulous holiday but am both jet-lagged and hungover – not a nice combination, but yes, Christmas parties have started early! I’ll do a bit of an update on my hols at a later date but without … Continue reading → The post November 2017 Savings, plus Other Updates appeared first on Quietly Saving. ...
Posted: Dec 09 2017 @ 10:21 AM
Out Of Office Blogging’s going on hold for a bit as I’m off on hols to Hong Kong (for around three weeks). My holidays are all budgeted for, although this particular one is going to blow my budget… we’ll see … Continue reading → The post O.O.O plus another PB win appeared first on Quietly Saving. ...
Posted: Nov 14 2017 @ 5:00 PM
Yes, it’s been (just over) a year since I announced the winner of my Monkey Stocks League Challenge and as promised, I bring you the ‘what happened next’ update. Monkey Stocks' Not my idea originally, but here’s how I came up … Continue reading → The post Monkey Stocks – 2 Years on appeared first on Quietly Saving. ...
Posted: Nov 11 2017 @ 10:04 AM
Another blur of a month, not one of my favourites with the beginning of winter and the dark mornings/evenings. A new member to the team at work has kept me extra busy but in a good way.  I can’t believe … Continue reading → The post October 2017 Savings, plus Other Updates appeared first on Quietly Saving. ...
Posted: Nov 04 2017 @ 12:14 PM
It’s been around 9 months since I set up my experimental Dogs of the FTSE portfolio, so time for another update. So how have the flea-bitten canines done? As at close of trading on 20th October 2017, the portfolio was … Continue reading → The post Dogs of The FTSE and Dogs of the Brew appeared first on Quietly Saving. ...
Posted: Oct 27 2017 @ 2:00 PM
I’ve committed to donating at least 10% of my matched betting* profits to charity by the end of the year. So far, I have donated a total of £460. In the scheme of things, it’s a tiny amount, but it’s still … Continue reading → The post Toilet Twinned appeared first on Quietly Saving. ...
Posted: Oct 21 2017 @ 5:11 AM
One of my goals for this year is to read three non-fiction books. I know that doesn’t sound like many but generally, I read books for enjoyment, not for education. Of course, the two are not really mutually exclusive but … Continue reading → The post Liar Liar appeared first on Quietly Saving. ...
Posted: Oct 14 2017 @ 4:14 AM
No idea where this month went – I had one weekend away (cocktails are never a good idea!) and that’s pretty much it. No progress on the kitchen so it’s still only half done, but at least I can cook … Continue reading → The post September 2017 Savings, plus Other Updates appeared first on Quietly Saving. ...
Posted: Oct 04 2017 @ 5:46 PM
Before embracing it, I very nearly dismissed the whole FIRE (Financial Independence/Retire Early) concept. The idea had piqued my interest immediately but at first glance, it seemed as if I did not fit into ‘the same mould’ as everyone pursuing … Continue reading → The post Comparisons appeared first on Quietly Saving. ...
Posted: Sep 23 2017 @ 10:35 AM
A month of distraction, therefore a month of higher-than-usual spending and I think some of this might overlap into next month as I used my credit card to pay for some stuff towards the end of the month. I had family … Continue reading → The post August 2017 Savings, plus Other Updates appeared first on Quietly Saving. ...
Posted: Sep 03 2017 @ 1:16 PM

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